non-heat sterilization - suggestions?

U12201 at uicvm.uic.edu U12201 at uicvm.uic.edu
Thu Oct 12 17:06:45 EST 1995


Rinse with a powerful detergent (RBS35 or PCC54 or similar)
- then dip overnight in 70% ethanol.

In article <1995Oct11.050808.23799 at sol.UVic.CA>, gstuart2 at sol.UVic.CA (Gregory Stuart) says:
>
>Hello. We use big plastic trays (25cm^2) for plating E. coli and lambda
>phage. They are rather expensive (circa $5 ea.), and we use a lot of them.
>I need a method of sterilizing them, after they have been cleaned, for
>reuse. They cannot be autoclaved. Does anyone have any brilliant (heck -
>any) suggestions! ...  :)
>



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